Platform Delivery Manager - Back office Tech - Investment Bank

  • GBP80000 - GBP90000 per annum + bonus and benefits
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Sterlings Partnership
  • 13 Feb 18 2018-02-13

Platform Delivery Manager - Back office Technology - Investment Bank (London) A leading Investment Bank is currently seeking a Platfrom Delivery Manager to work across their Back Office Technology Function. This is an extremely hybrid role in nature as this individual will lead technical delivery across several systems across the Bank including Forex (Fx Options), Trade Matching, Reconciliation, Custodian, Accounts Payable and HR systems.

Platform Delivery Manager - Back office Technology - Investment Bank (London)

A leading Investment Bank is currently seeking a Platfrom Delivery Manager to work across their Back Office Technology Function.

This is an extremely hybrid role in nature as this individual will lead technical delivery across several systems across the Bank including Forex (Fx Options), Trade Matching, Reconciliation, Custodian, Accounts Payable and HR systems.

This would involve leading a team (currently 8 in size), who have expertise in various 3rd party vendor apps (ie IntelliMatch, Sungard, ect), with key responsibilities for the manager being:

  • Change responsibilities for the given products will be to provide support and for planning activities (estimations, resourcing (people and technical), and financials); delivery of investment and expense projects; feasibility studies.
  • Maintenance responsibilities for the given portfolio will cover proactive management of the technology estate in line with security policies; delivery of small work efforts (SWEs); incident and problem resolution; licencing; product life cycle management and adherence to standards, procedures and policies.

Requirements:

  • Has previously worked in the Back Office department within a Banking environment.
  • Previous experience of supporting and managing 3rd party applications
  • Has detailed practical knowledge of software development and maintenance methods, tools and techniques. Ideally has come from a software Development background.
  • Demonstrates an understanding of strategic issues, typical problems associated with the implementation of information systems, from initial concept through development and implementation to operation and support.
  • Ideally this person needs to have worked in a controlled environment, understands procedures and is able to challenge these to make sure the team is adhering to the guidelines.